How old was Alfonso Freeman in his first movie: The Shawshank Redemption?

Alfonso Freeman was 34 in The Shawshank Redemption when he played the character 'Fresh Fish Con'.

That was over 28 years ago in 1994.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

Today he is 63, and has starred in 13 movies in total, 12 of those since The Shawshank Redemption was released.

Did you know?

  • Director Frank Darabont has worked with Alfonso Freeman just once in his career.
  • Alfonso Freeman's first movie was as 'Fresh Fish Con' in The Shawshank Redemption, released in 1994 when he was 34
  • The Shawshank Redemption scores 8.7 out of 10 on TMDB.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Shawshank Redemption, I think Alfonso Freeman looks:

The cast of The Shawshank Redemption

Alfonso Freeman in some of his other movies